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The United Methodist Church and the Perfect Storm

While a Commission on a Way Forward, Council of Bishops, Judicial Councils and others spent hundreds of hours in time and millions of dollars in resources, the perfect storm never ceased her howling at Mainline Methodism. While “kicking the can down the road” was...

Great Moments in Methodist Missions

Great Moments in Methodist Missions The First Methodist Martyr William Seward 1702-1740 There is a remnant among a people called Methodist crying out in prayer for God to birth us as a movement again.  Not a movement as many status quo Methodist would define it, but a...

7 WAYS TO EFFECTIVELY SERVE THE POOR

Strategy Shift By Paul Lawler 7 WAYS TO EFFECTIVELY SERVE THE POOR All over the world, people are moving into cities.  As this trend continues to take on momentum, many American cities are experiencing a renaissance.  My hometown of Birmingham is not an exception....

Three Vital Mindsets in Birthing a Disciple-Making Movement

      Three Vital Mindsets in Birthing a Disciple-Making Movement There are dynamic disciple-making movements that have happened in history.  There are dynamic disciple-making movements happening today. Maybe you are deeply experienced at disciple-making.  Maybe...

Great Moments in Methodist Missions

Great Moments in Methodist Missions Why I Encourage the Millennial Generation to Study the Life of E. Stanley Jones. E. Stanley Jones 1884-1973 I believe in you millennial generation. I see hope for the future because of your hunger to make the world a...